Students focus on traditional and contemporary aspects of music composition within a curriculum that allows for innovation and exploration of theory, jazz, world music, computer music, aesthetics, conducting, performance, and the art and science of teaching.

Uncommon Pursuits.

Graduates pursue careers in a range of industries, excelling in jobs that demand deep knowledge of music history, theory and performance.

Alumni work at:

  • Educational institutions
  • Metropolitan orchestras
  • Film and television studios
  • Entertainment companies

Alumni work as:

  • Conductors
  • Performers
  • Songwriters
  • Educators and instructors

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